CORALVILLE, Iowa, Jan. 04, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- KemPharm, Inc. (Nasdaq:KMPH), a clinical-stage specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of proprietary prodrugs, announced today that its President and Chief Executive Officer, Travis Mickle, Ph.D., will present at Biotech Showcase 2017 to be held January 9-11, 2017, at the Hilton San Francisco Union Square.
Details of KemPharm's presentation are as follows:
||Biotech Showcase 2017
||Tuesday, January 10, 2017
||3:00 p.m. (Pacific Time)
||Hilton San Francisco Union Square
The presentation will be webcast and available on the Investor Relations section of the KemPharm website at http://investors.kempharm.com/.
KemPharm is a clinical-stage specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of proprietary prodrugs to treat serious medical conditions through its Ligand Activated Therapy (LAT) platform technology. KemPharm utilizes its LAT platform technology to generate improved prodrug versions of FDA-approved drugs in the high need areas of pain, ADHD and other central nervous system (CNS) disorders. KemPharm’s co-lead clinical development candidates are KP415, an extended-release (ER) prodrug of methylphenidate for the treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), and KP201/IR, an acetaminophen (APAP)-free formulation of the company’s immediate release (IR) abuse deterrent hydrocodone product, KP201. For more information on KemPharm and its pipeline of prodrug product candidates visit www.kempharm.com.
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